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Bridgeville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 31 October 2015

We were looking for a room for one night before continuing on highway 1. We were not looking for anything fancy and this motel satisfied that. It is an older motel, clean but not a lot of upgrades. The bathroom was clean but had no updates, just a basic shower, sink and toilet, no hairdryer. The room was clean although...

Thank Janet K
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

My husband and I got to the hotel at sunset - our plan was to go get something to eat and then spend the rest of our night at the indoor pool and hot tub, as we'd been driving a lot and just wanted to relax. We basically planned our one night in San Simeon around this. When we arrived...

Thank lelro
Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Stayed for one night to go to evening Hearst Castle tour. It is very close to the castle and close to the elephant seal beach. Staff was friendly and provided a fan when we asked. Kinda pricey ($100) for a motel but it is California and on the coast. Might try one of the other motels if I came back,...

Thank Touringsisters
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Nice big clean comfortable rooms. The patio was actually a balcony looking out over a large grass courtyard. Ate across the road both nights in El Chorlita which was excellent. There is a small pool and hot tub but did not get a chance to use.

Thank Mary B
Simi Valley, California
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We came here on a whim escaping work life & get some R&R. The place is very convenient, close to Hearst Castle, Cambria & Moonstone Beach. There a quite a few amenities on the property. There is an indoor pool which is a bit dingy but workable for those who do not want to be in the cooler ocean. The...

1Thank Cal A
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I wanted to get this part out of the way, because we didn't realize it at first. They do not have AC, so if you happen to go during the warmer times, be prepared to sweat at night. The location is not far from Hearst Castle, which is the main reason we stayed here. It is also really close to...

Thank Karl K
Crestline, California
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Nothing too fancy but clean and in a great location. We loved the indoor pool and jacuzzi. My husband and I enjoyed our stay and would definitely go again. Try the Big Sur Cafe, the crusted French toast is the bomb!

Thank Negronlemelle
Thornton, New Hampshire
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

An older budget hotel, average appearance from the outside. But the rooms were nicely furnished and clean. Only problem was that some rooms (we had 6 rooms) faced the afternoon sun and were hot when we checked in - and there's no A/C. Rates were among the lowest in San Simeon, but the rooms were better than we expected for...

Thank Dave C
Dinuba, California
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Property was average for the price. Could use some room upgrades. For some reason, lobby & restroom in room reeked of Cajun spice? Very unpleasant. If the odor can be taken crew of, I would probably give the property a 8.5 out of 10.

2Thank misaelds
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We enjoyed our unscheduled stay at the Silver Surf Motel in the fall of, 2014. It was charming and super close to Hearst's Castle. There were 2 good eating spots in the area. What we liked most was the courtyard and humming birds. And of course waking to the fog so thick that had we not seen the place the...

1Thank Fribble717

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Silver Surf Motel

Address: 9390 Castillo Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9727
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
Price Range: ₹ 3,079 - ₹ 10,350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Silver Surf Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 72
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“We chose this motel specifically because we stayed here on our honeymoon March 5, 1973. ”
 of 5 bubbles jsmdvm, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The beds and pillows could use some work. But either than that the room was great”
 of 5 bubbles emt4life81, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“ask for back corner room as place is pretty noisy -only maybe 4 rooms have distant view of ocean looking over high way 1 ( you can hear waves)”
 of 5 bubbles robertmS268JY, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“So comfortable, cute and clean. ”
 of 5 bubbles saintwonderful, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We liked the second floor with a balcony to sit outside and enjoy the view”
 of 5 bubbles JOYJ23, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
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